Projects at the Center for Civic Media

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The Toy Interface Construction Kit Learning Environment (T.I.C.K.L.E.) is a universal construction kit for the rest of us. It doesn't require 3D printers or CAD skills. Instead, it's a DIY social...
Social Mirror transforms social science research by making offline social network research cheaper, faster, and more reliable. Research on whole life networks typically involves costly paper forms...
Newspaper front pages are a key source of data about our media ecology. Newsrooms spend massive time and effort deciding what stories make it to the front page. PageOneX makes coding and visualizing...
What have you seen in the news this week? And what did you miss? Are you getting the blend of local, international, political, and sports stories you desire? We’re building a media-tracking platform...
Mapping Banned Books project is a partnership between the Center for Civic Media, the Boston Globe, and the National Coalition Against Censorship to discover, visualize, and analyze trends in book...
We want to help people in nations where electric power is scarce sell power to their neighbors. We’re designing a piece of prototype hardware that plugs into a diesel generator or other power source...

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